Period home with heated pool
Address: The Grange, Short Street, Chillenden, near Canterbury Guide price: £995,000 Agent: Jackson-Stops & Staff An acre of grounds and a heated outdoor swimming pool are part of an enticing package at The Grange, now on the market with JacksonStops & Staff.
The 14th-century detached home is at Chillenden, 10 miles from Canterbury, it is thatched and Grade II-listed.
The entrance porch and a reception hall lead to a charming sitting room with inglenook fireplace, wood burner, exposed beams and leaded light windows.
There is a separate dining room and a family room. An impressive kitchen/breakfast room has travertine tile flooring, a rangestyle gas cooker and an American- style fridge/freezer. A central island houses a wine cooler and there are granite worktops. There is a utility and downstairs cloakroom.
Three bedrooms are on the first floor, each with its own bathroom.
Tall mature hedging surrounds the one-acre plot and there is off-road parking as well as two detached garages, one with an office over.
The back garden has sweeping lawns, well-stocked flowerbeds, mature trees and shrubs and a well. The back of the house supports a beautiful climbing wisteria.
To the top of the garden is an enclosed pool area with heated swimming pool and sun terrace.
Wingham is 3.5 miles away and Dover is 12.5 miles away.
The Grange is at Short Street, Chillenden, and is on the market with the Canterbury office of Jackson-Stops & Staff.